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Feb 2021 13 results
20:43
20:43

One Killed, 3 Injured in Kapchorwa As Security Arrests Deserter 3 2

Jude Wandera, the Spokesperson of UPDF in the Elgon and Bukedi sub-regions identified the deserter as 45-year-old Francis Musau Kapchekweko. According to Wandera, Kapchekweko deserted the army several years ago.
20:00
20:00

UWA Struggling to Fight Poaching in Semuliki Wildlife Reserve 1

According to John Tugume, the UWA Community Conservation Warden in Ntoroko, poachers kill different species of wild animals like Uganda Kobs for meat.
17:15
17:15

Police Procures Motorcycles for Detectives in Remote Areas CID Headquarters 1

CID Spokesperson Charles Twine said the motorcycles will increase efficiency in conducting investigations since many detectives could spend a lot of time trying to find means to reach crimes scenes in remote areas.
15:16
15:16

Theater Assistant in Agago District Held over Theft of Drugs, Medical Supplies 1

Opio was arrested on Tuesday in Kalongo Town Council after being found in possession of surgical hand gloves, 20 ml iodine, surgical scissors, syringes, and a hospital bed among others at his home.
14:25
14:25

Arson Survivors Flee Village As Police Fails to Find Suspects arson attack

Sebastian Mpagi, the Kiziba village LC 1 Chairman, says that Namagembe has since asked for a letter recommending them to settle in another village because of the tension following last week’s attack. Mpagi explained that Namagembe left the village on Monday this week with her grandchildren but they didn’t tell him where they were heading.
14:22
14:22

Ugandans Lose Phones UGX 4 Billion Shillings to Thugs Every Year 1 1

Data for three years shows thugs stole 5,630 phones in 2019 which were worth 4.29 Billion Shillings. However, police investigators including the cyber-crime unit ably recovered mobile phones worth 654 Million Shillings.
12:15
12:15

Family Arrested Over Suspected Ritual Murder 1

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Regional Police Spokesperson declined to divulge the names of the other suspects noting that the rest of the family members are in custody at Rubare police station for their own safety.
11:19
11:19

Panic in Napak as Suspect Takes Off With Loaded Police Gun 2 Top story

According to Longole, the suspect had been picked up from Kangole town council for attempted rape. "While at Kangole Police station one of our officers said he knew the suspect and that he wouldn’t but shortly after, the suspect jumped and grabbed a gun from the officer and took off," he explained.
09:42
09:42

High Court Criminal Session Kicks Off in Kalangala 4 2

Out of the 40 cases that will be heard, 36 are defilement cases. The other cases that will be heard include aggravated defilement, rape and robbery.
08:16
08:16

Police Commanders Directed to Intensify Night Curfew Operations AIGP Edward Ochom 1 1

In the message to the commanders, Ochom noted that criminality has increased especially at night because of the failure to implement the curfew.
07:20
07:20

Ten Babies Killed In Lyantonde In Two Months 3

The latest incident is the case of a seven months baby whose body was discovered in a bush at Kijjukizo B village in Lyantonde town council on Tuesday. Kamugasha says the body was discovered by herdsmen who immediately notified the residents and local authorities.
07:17
07:17

Police, CMI Disagree over List of Abducted People 1

Uganda Radio Network has reliably been informed by a senior police source that the top police leadership demanded to have a look at all the suspects who have not been arraigned in courts of law.
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